Open Hand Real Flames - IRON HORSES

London, 20.02.19

With Bass Clef

OPEN HAND REAL FLAMES is a monthly show presented by Bass Clef. Each episode has a theme - usually a specific musical instrument or process, perhaps an artist or composer, sometimes a record label. Ranging wide over centuries and genres, looking for connections and joy. Always welcomes contributions, music, suggestions.

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  • Golden Gate Quartet
    Same Train
  • Duke Ellington With Joya Sherrill
    Take The A Train
  • Shangri-Las
    The Train From Kansas City
  • Velvet Underground
    Train Round The Bend
  • Elvis Presley
    Mystery Train
  • Telex
    Moskow Diskow
  • The Ethiopians
    Engine 54
  • BBC Radiophonic Workshop
    Big Steam Engine
  • Steve Reich
    America - Before The War
  • KLF
    Last Train To Trancentral
  • AFX
    Nightmail 1
  • Yoko Ono
  • Tom Waits
    Gospel Train
  • Astrud Gilberto
    Trains And Boats And Planes
  • Stan Kenton
    Lonesome Train
  • Ivor The Engine
    Sound Effects
  • Pete Atkin
    The Original Original Honky Tonk Night Train Blues

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